CARRABASSETT VALLEY, Maine — Jefferson Starship, a collaboration of celebrated musicians that plays from the rich songbook of its legendary forefathers Jefferson Airplane and the original incarnation of Jefferson Starship, will take the stage of Sugarloaf??в„ўs King Pine room on Saturday, Dec. 8, 2007. Maine??в„ўs own legendary Outerspace Band will launch the evening??в„ўs festivities to create an out of this world rock and roll event of galactic proportions.
This blockbuster concert will kick off the five-event Bud Light Concert Series that features monthly performances by top name entertainers in Sugarloaf??в„ўs base lodge.
Jefferson Starship features a stellar cast of old and new players, including songwriter/guitarist/vocalist Paul Kantner and vocalist David Freiberg, both of whom founded Jefferson Starship and were crucial in developing the renowned “San Francisco Sound” that changed the course of pop music forever.
Since reforming in 1992, Jefferson Starship has performed over 900 concerts in 21 countries. They not only perform all the timeless hits of Jefferson Starship, but also perform the entire repertoire of Jefferson Airplane, started by Kantner 40 years ago.
In 2005, they celebrated the 40th anniversary of Jefferson Airplane, making them America??в„ўs longest enduring rock institution. Along with an all-star cast featuring original members of Grateful Dead, Quicksilver Messenger Service, Big Brother & The Holding Company and Country Joe McDonald, they toured the world as part of the ???Jefferson Family Galactic Reunion.”
Tickets are on sale now and are $35 for limited Platinum seating and $27.50 for general admission when purchased in advance. Tickets on the day of the show are $42.50 and $32.50 respectively. This is a 21+ performance and proper identification is required.
Turn the show into a stellar weekend with Ski, Stay, and Concert packages from $69 per person, per night. Packages include on-mountain lodging, daily lift ticket, concert ticket, and access to the Sports and Fitness Center. Call 1.800 THE LOAF or visit us online at sugarloaf.com.